3 days in Nanaimo Itinerary

3 days in Nanaimo Itinerary

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Widely regarded as one of Canada's most livable cities, Nanaimo remains both an industrial center and a tourist hub on Vancouver Island.
BC Aviation Museum and Red Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nanaimo: Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park (in Qualicum Beach), Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park (in Parksville) and The Raptors (in Duncan). There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Harbourfront Walkway, walk around Newcastle Island, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pipers Lagoon Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nanaimo trip planner .

In May, daytime highs in Nanaimo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nanaimo

Parks Wildlife Nature

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Sidney, Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park, Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park, The Raptors
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The Raptors
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BC Aviation Museum
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Pipers Lagoon Park

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